6:30pm Spencer and Rains: This husband and wife duo are known for their distinct twin fiddling and close-knit vocal harmony. Both multi-instrumentalists, they are steeped in family musical tradition and are dedicated to the preservation, performance, and sharing of old time music.
7:00pm Dwight Lamb and the Dakota Boys: Fourth-generation old-time fiddler and button accordion player Dwight “Red” Lamb is a master of Danish fiddle and accordion traditions, as well as Missouri Valley old-time fiddling. With more than 60 years’ commitment to collection, recording, preservation, and teaching, Lamb has mentored generations of regional and international musicians and is the 2017 recipient of the Bess Lomax Hawes National Heritage Fellowship.
8:30pm Irene Kelley: Singer/songwriter and recording artist living in Nashville for 35+ years. Her songs enjoy worldwide airplay, have been licensed for film and TV, and recorded in many genres of music, including Country, Pop, Bluegrass, Children’s Music and others. Irene has recorded for MCA Nashville and Relentless/Nashville as a country artist. Her current career as a Bluegrass artist has been distinguished by having 6 #1 songs on the Bluegrass Today Singles Chart.
6:00pm Jim Beloff : After working in the music industry in Los Angeles, Jim Below discovered the ukulele and became an advocate of the instrument. He established Flea Market Music, publisher of the Jumpin' Jim's ukulele songbook series, and has produced several songbooks and instructional books on the Fluke and Flea ukuleles.
8:00pm Jon Garon & Becky Thompson
9:00pm The Honeygoats: An emerging bluegrass band from Plymouth, Wisconsin. Since the band’s inception in 2015, the ‘Goats have steadily crafted their high-energy brand of bluegrass, built on the raw, unbridled spirit of traditional bluegrass, newgrass, classic country, blues, funk, and a variety of other creative inspirations. The Honeygoats received a WAMI nomination for Bluegrass/Americana Artist of the Year in 2020 and entered 2021 fresh off the release of their debut album, Four Years in Three Days.